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Kati Harrison

Kati Harrison

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Kati is WBJC's Operations Director and weekend host. Her full bio can be read here.

Dec. 31 2016

Vocalise – 12/31/16

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I hope you enjoy this all 20th century choral music program which includes Leonard Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms.”  This is a poem Bernstein wrote about his 1965 journey writing the iconic work: These psalms are a simple and modest affair, Tonal and tuneful and somewhat square, Certain to sicken a stout John Cager With its tonics […]

Dec. 25 2016

Choral Hour 12-25-16

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Happy Christmas!   8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Christmas Oratorio: Part 3              Philips    4759155 COND Peter Schreier ORCH Staatskapelle Dresden SOLO Leipzig Radio Chorus SOLO Helen Donath, soprano SOLO Marjana Lipovsek,mezzo-soprano SOLO Eberhard Buchner, tenor SOLO Robert Holl, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Morten Lauridsen              O Magnum Mysterium                      Telarc     80531 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw […]

Dec. 18 2016

Music From Movies 12-18-16

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7:00 PM Danny Elfman                  Nightmare Before Christmas: Overture    Disney     1 ORCH Studio Orchestra 7:03 PM Richard Addinsell             A Christmas Carol suite                 Telarc     88801 COND David Newman ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 7:19 PM Danny Elfman                  Nightmare Before Christmas: What’s This?Disney     1 ORCH Studio Orchestra SOLO Danny Elfman, tenor 7:22 PM Danny Elfman                  The Nightmare Before Christmas: […]

Dec. 18 2016

Choral Hour 12-18-16

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8:02 AM Felix Mendelssohn             Hark! The Herald Angels Sing            Telarc     80552 COND Craig Jessop ORCH Mormon Tabernacle Choir SOLO Orchestra at Temple Square ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 AM Heinrich Schutz               Magnificat                              DG/Archiv  463046 COND Paul McCreesh ORCH Gabrieli Consort & Players SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:24 AM Traditional                   Es ist ein Ros entsprungen              Teldec     94563 ORCH Chanticleer […]

Dec. 17 2016

Vocalise – 12/17/16

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8:00 PM Traditional                   Spanish Carols                          Angel/EMI  49909 SOLO The King’s Singers 8:07 PM Eric Whitacre                 Lux Aurumque                            Gothic Rec 49227 COND J. Reilly Lewis ORCH Cathedral Choral Society of DC 8:10 PM John Rutter                   Brother Heinrich’s Christmas            Collegium  115 COND John Rutter                             ORCH London Sinfonia SOLO Cambridge Singers             Cambridge  Singers SOLO Brian Kay , […]

Dec. 04 2016

Music From Cold Movies 12-04-16

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There’s a chill in the air on this edition of Music from Movies. 7:00 PM Mikhail Glinka                Kamarinskaya                            Ch du Mond 288114 COND Vladimir Fedoseyev ORCH Moscow Radio Symphony Orches. 7:09 PM Archangelo Corelli        Violin Sonata No. 12 in d Op 5 “La Folia” AliaVox    9805 ORCH Chamber Consort SOLO Jordi Savall, viola da gamba […]

Dec. 04 2016

Choral Hour 12-04-16

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“Overall, the work is a prayer for rest (“Requiem”) for the living, as much as for the deceased. It’s a ‘grant US rest’, even more than a ‘grant THEM rest’”.  That was Dan Forrest describing his “Requiem for the Living” which is this morning’s major choral offering. 8:00 AM Dan Forrest                   Requiem for the Living                  […]

Dec. 03 2016

Vocalise – 12/03/16

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Rossini was in his opera writing prime when he wrote his “Messa di Gloria.”  Hope you enjoy this work that is a bit off the beaten path. 🙂 8:00 PM Gioacchino Rossini            Messa di Gloria                         Philips    4757781 COND Sir Neville Marriner ORCH Academy of St Martin in Fields SOLO Sumi Jo, soprano SOLO Ann Murray,alto […]

Nov. 27 2016

Music From Movies 11-27-16

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What came first the chicken or the egg?  Was it the movie that made the music famous or vice versa? 7:00 PM Richard Strauss               Also Sprach Zarathustra: Opening FanfareDelos      3225 COND Andrew Litton ORCH Dallas Symphony Orchestra 7:01 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Piano Concerto No. 21 in C K   467 “Elvira Madigan” Philips    456772 ORCH […]

Nov. 27 2016

Choral Hour 11-27-16

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8:00 AM Johann Sebastian Bach         Magnificat in D BWV 243                 Chandos    518 COND Richard Hickox ORCH Collegium Musicum 90 SOLO Emma Kirkby, soprano SOLO Tessa Bonner, soprano SOLO Michael Chance, countertenor SOLO John Mark Ainsley, tenor SOLO Stephen Varcoe, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 AM Benjamin Britten              Hymn to St. Cecilia  Op 27 for unaccompaDG/Archiv  453433 COND […]

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